Plant Pathology Faculty Retreat 2019

October 31, 2019

Faculty Retreat

The Plant Pathology Faculty met in retreat at Como Park Conservatory and Zoo on Friday, October 25. The retreat, facilitated by Lovey Peissig and Jenny McDaniel from UMN Leadership and Talent Development, focused on graduate education. Topics included updating and reimaging the graduate curriculum and degree requirements; developing robust guidelines for a capstone (Plan B) M.S. degree program; increasing the annual stipend for our graduate students, and developing an online professional graduate degree program.